Websites: The Basics
Websites are as necessary to your business as a phone number, whether you’re brick and mortar or exclusively online. WordPress is the best solution for a small business website, as it allows you to retain control over your site and make changes as […]
If you’d like to increase sales, I have an exercise for you.
I want you to begin to define your avatar(s). You may have more than one, in fact, you probably will. Wait – what’s an avatar?
You may also have heard them referred to as personas. […]
Here’s how to add a WordPress photo gallery for your blog or website; it’s free and easy to do with WordPress’ Jetpack plugin.
The photo gallery Jetpack creates is clean and attractive and performs beautifully on mobile devices. It’s easy to do. Here’s a video that will show you exactly how to create your own gallery.
If you’re not […]
Facebook page engagement is an increasingly tough assignment; as Facebook continues to tweak their algorithms, the changes generally make it more difficult for brands to get their posts seen.
It’s important to be sure your website visitors know how to connect with your Facebook page. I like the new Page Plugin that replaced the previous Facebook […]
This video shows you step by step how to create a WordPress post.
In the course of my WordPress web design work, I spend a lot of time doing orientation and WordPress training for my clients. I always want to leave them feeling confident about owning their website — editing and adding content, adding images, and […]
I work with WordPress a lot. I design and build websites for clients and coach them on how to edit and add content to their sites. As I work with users of many different levels of experience, I take note of their WordPress questions, as it’s hard for me […]
I love a cool WordPress plugin. This one solves a small but annoying issue with widgets. Now that most modern WordPress themes allow for multiple sidebars, it’s a pain to have to rebuild the widgets. This plugin adds a simple link to clone the widget and place the duplicate widget in another widget area.
I’ve started a new video series — I’ll try to do one each week, and they will be very short and simple demonstrations on basic technology skills. This week’s video focuses on WordPress menus.
I expect to do quite a few on WordPress, as I use it every day, but I’ll also include technology for productivity, […]